Shouting from my shed

Get the latest news, updates and happenings via my shed-based newsletter.

 

Media Information

Suggested Introduction to be Read out Before Talks:
Alastair Humphreys is a British Adventurer and Author. He has been on expeditions all around the world, travelling through over 80 countries by bicycle, boat and on foot. He was named as one of National Geographic’s Adventurers of the year for 2012.

Brief Bio:
Alastair Humphreys is a British Adventurer, Author and Blogger. He spent over 4 years cycling round the world, a journey of 46,000 miles through 60 countries and 5 continents.
More recently Alastair has walked across southern India, rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, run six marathons through the Sahara desert, completed a crossing of Iceland, busked through Spain and participated in an expedition in the Arctic, close to the magnetic North Pole. He has trekked 1000 miles across the Empty Quarter desert and 120 miles round the M25 – one of his pioneering microadventures. He was named as one of National Geographic’s Adventurers of the year for 2012.

Alastair has written 11 books.

Alastair is a patron of these charities:

  • Youth Adventure Trust
  • Hope and Homes for Children
  • Outdoor Swimming Society
  • Yorkshire Dales Society
  • Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

Website: www.alastairhumphreys.com
Twitter and Instagram: @al_humphreys

Full Bio:
Click here.

Photos for Media Use:
You have permission to use and download any of my pictures so long as they are appropriately back-linked and credited. You can see a full selection here. (To download a photo from Flickr click the little downward pointing arrow (bottom right) then ‘View all sizes’).

Here are a few mugshots for media or promotional use:

Alastair Humphreys

The Beautiful Struggle

cartier-first-deliv-107

A fine old spot to spend the night

alastair humphreys

Laugavegur trekking route, Iceland

Bothy-04603

Taking a break

Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphreys

Expedition Portrait

Alastair Humphreys Portrait

Alastair Humphreys

Credit: Martin Hartley

Credit: Martin Hartley

Non-commercial use only. Please credit “BecomingX/Sam McElwee”

 

If you have any other queries please get in touch at media@alastairhumphreys.com

Shouting from my shed

Get the latest news, updates and happenings via my shed-based newsletter.

You might also like

No image found My Adventure Timeline 1976 – born. Life begins when something stirs and we feel an urge to get started, to head out into the unknown world, even though our existence is currently so comfy and easy. We are, perhaps, never so bold again. […]...
No image found The Big Climate Fightback Action for tree planting has been sparked after conservation charity, the Woodland Trust, had to yet again call out the Government for failing to meet its annual tree planting commitments. Because of this, the charity launched the UK’s largest mass […]...
No image found Instagram Fears I asked on Instagram what people were scared of, and what was stopping them from living more adventurously. The most interesting aspect of the answers was how the same ideas came up time and time again. The most frequent themes […]...

© Copyright 2012 – 2011 Alastair Humphreys. All rights reserved.

Site design by JSummertonBuilt by Steve Perry Creative